The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CAN bus in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CAN bus over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CAN bus
Rank 121 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing CAN bus 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.039% 0.091% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
+13.28% -
CAN bus
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
703 606 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.55% 27.43% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 335 315
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £197 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 68 48
Average hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £35.00 £37.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

CAN bus
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CAN bus across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CAN bus Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CAN bus
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CAN bus across the West Midlands region.

CAN bus Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CAN bus
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CAN bus within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 1 - -
CAN bus
England

CAN bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing CAN bus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CAN bus.

1 7 (100.00%) Automotive
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (71.43%) Validation
3 5 (71.43%) MS Office
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) Change Management
3 5 (71.43%) Electronics
3 5 (71.43%) FlexRay
4 4 (57.14%) SDLC
4 4 (57.14%) ISO26262
4 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 4 (57.14%) SysML
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
5 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
5 3 (42.86%) Subversion
5 3 (42.86%) C
5 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
5 3 (42.86%) Simulink
5 3 (42.86%) Stateflow
5 3 (42.86%) Aerospace
5 3 (42.86%) Factor Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
5 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
5 3 (42.86%) IEC 61508
5 3 (42.86%) TargetLink
5 3 (42.86%) MISRA

CAN bus
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing CAN bus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CAN bus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
1 5 (71.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Simulink
2 3 (42.86%) Stateflow
2 3 (42.86%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) FlexRay
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (42.86%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) CANoe
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 7 (100.00%) Automotive
2 5 (71.43%) Electronics
3 3 (42.86%) Aerospace
3 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Validation
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) SysML
4 3 (42.86%) Factor Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (14.29%) Network Management
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO26262
2 3 (42.86%) IEC 61508
2 3 (42.86%) MISRA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Concur
2 2 (28.57%) MathWorks
2 2 (28.57%) PTC
3 1 (14.29%) Fujitsu
3 1 (14.29%) NEC